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Tuesday Sport Wrap

Pearson retires and Australia record historic Ashes win.

Duncan’s diamond mile

Australian athlete Melissa Duncan has taken out her first international race. Simone McInnes talks to the Upwey runner about her successful, yet tumultuous, journey so far.

Stars to shine at Stawell

Despite being one of the most popular Olympic sports, athletics struggles to attract coverage in between Olympic years. Simone McInnes reports on one of most famous professional footraces in the world, the Stawell Gift.

Worth the weight

Australian distance runner Lisa Weightman won’t be competing at the World Championships in August. However as James Rosewarne discovered, it’s a decision that may improve her chances at the 2012 London Olympics.